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Details of extension .dxf

3 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .dxf file?
  • Which program can create the .dxf file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .dxf format?
  • What can convert .dxf files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .dxf extension?
.dxf
Autodesk Drawing eXchange File .dxf file icon

Autodesk Drawing eXchange File

DXF is an Autodesk Drawing eXchange file. The AutoCAD DXF formats is the native vector file formats of Autodesk's AutoCAD application. DXF is probably one of the most widely supported vector formats in the world today.
 
Category: Document files
Application: Autodesk AutoCAD
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-dxf
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Related extensions:
.stb Autodesk AutoCAD Plot Style Table Data
.sit PTC Creo Site Parameter Data
.tph PTC Creo Tool Path Storage Data
.flm Autodesk AutoCAD Film Roll Data
.unt Autodesk AutoCAD Unit Definition
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.dxf
Micrografx Picture Publisher Special Effect Data .dxf file icon

Micrografx Picture Publisher Special Effect Data

The DXF file is a Micrografx Picture Publisher Special Effect Data. Micrografx Picture Publisher is a tool for creating Web graphics. The company was acquired by Corel in late 2001. With this acquisition, the Micrografx graphics line was integrated into the Corel portfolio.
 
Category: Data files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Related extensions:
.fss Micrografx Picture Publisher Registration Data
.map Micrografx Picture Publisher Image Map Data
.flt Micrografx Picture Publisher Filter
.sty Micrografx Picture Publisher Print Style
.pp5 Micrografx Picture Publisher 5.0 Image
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.dxf
Dyalog APL Transfer Data .dxf file icon

Dyalog APL Transfer Data

The DXF file is a Dyalog APL Transfer Data. Dyalog is an interactive, array-oriented programming language based on APL. It is designed to make it easy to analyse and process large amounts of data.
 
Category: Development files
Application: Dyalog
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Related extensions:
.dxv Dyalog APL External Variable Data
.dlf Dyalog APL Session Log
.din Dyalog APL Input Table
.xpw Milinta APL AplX Workspace
.dyapp Dyalog APL SALT Application
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.dx
DEC DX Document .dx file icon

DEC DX Document

The DX file is a DEC DX Document. DEC DX was a word processor application for MS-DOS.
 
Category: Document files
Application: DEC DX
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/dec-dx
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
dec, dxf
Related extensions:
.odm OpenDocument Master Document
.crtx Microsoft Excel 2007 Custom Chart Template
.bina Microsoft Word 5 for Mac Document
.mu Quattro Pro for DOS Menu Data
.swgr ClarisWorks 3 Drawing
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Other types of files may also use the .dxf file extension. If you have helpful information about .dxf extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

.dxt The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition Texture Data
.dxv DocXchanger Vector Data
.xdf Microsoft Machine Learning Server Data
.rxf Resort Chef Recipe Exchange Format Data
.sxf GIS Storage and eXchange Format File
.dxr Green Building Advisor Data

The .dxf filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

vxf (1), df (1), rxf (1), dcf (1), exf (1), cxf (1), dxv (1), dxr (1), dxe (1), dxc (1), xf (1), dx (1), wxf (1), dfx (1), sxf (1)

Can't open a .dxf file?

If you want to open a .dxf file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .dxf association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dxf

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android